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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Seine nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Seine nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Pots and/or traps

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Longlines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

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Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Longlines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Seine nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Seine nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Gillnets and entangling nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Cod, Atlantic

Gadus morhua

Method

Wild

Bottom trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. The fishery has received notice of intent to suspend. MSC Principle 2 score is less than 84.5. Fishery also has numerous conditions regarding endangered, protected and/or threatened (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods